Lock Adam Coleman will play no further part in the Wallabies’ northern hemisphere tour after his thumb injury forced a late withdrawal from Saturday’s clash with England.
Coleman had been declared available for the Twickenham clash after training this week, however he failed a fitness test prior to kick-off and was replaced by Blake Enever.
And the 26-year-old declared his tour over in a pre-match interview, confirming he would return home to undergo surgery to correct the problem.
“Cheik [coach Michael Cheika] wanted to give me every chance to play but unfortunately I couldn’t get across the line so I’m heading back on the bird back to Sydney to get an operation on Monday,” he told beIN SPORTS.
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“Unfortunately [my tour is over].
“Last year I wasn’t able to finish the tour either, not to be. Hopefully I will be back next year and good to go.”
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